Book cover for Party Lines



03 August 2023
464 pages
Imprint: Picador


Ed Gillett’s excellent history of UK dance culture, moves beyond the saucer-eyed clichés of the raver’s epiphany and towards a sharper sort of revelation . . . the politics of dancing expertly laid bare.
A fascinating deep dive into dance music's uneasy relationship with the establishment.
Engrossing history . . . a wide and deep undertaking
[A] well-researched, meaty account of dance music in the UK . . . an engrossing piece of modern social history.